Set in the historic centre of Taormina, this 5-star hotel offers a panoramic rooftop bar and terrace, with views of the Mediterranean Sea and Mount Etna. The 13th century cathedral is 50 metres away.
Luxury suites and rooms come with soft bathrobes and slippers. The spacious suites feature a flat-screen TV with pay-per-view channels and a Blu-Ray DVD player. Some suites offer sea views.
Breakfast at Hotel El Jebel is buffet style, with freshly baked pastries, eggs and cheeses. The Gourmet Restaurant Ciampoli serves traditional Sicilian dishes, and guests can dine on the rooftop terrace in the summer.
Set in a pedestrian zone, the hotel is a 10-minute walk from the town's Ancient Greek Theatre. The surrounding streets are full of designer shops, bars and restaurants.
Catania Airport is 68 km south of El Jebel, which provides transport to and from the airport upon request.